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SANTOLINA rosmarinifolia 'Primrose Gem'

Commonly known as Holy flax

(virens) - feathery verdant green foliage contrasting with pale primrose flowers
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SANTOLINA rosmarinifolia 'Primrose Gem'

 
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  • Evergreen
    Slender, finely-cut, bright-green leaves to 5cm (2in) long. Produces flowerheads 2cm (¾in) across at the end of slender shoots.
  • Yellow
    Pale primrose colour
  • Height
    60cm (24in)
  • Spread
    1m (39in)
  • Dwarf shrub Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
    Dense, rounded, bushy shrub.
  • Hardy - cold winter Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin
    garden origin
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 7
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that flower on previous year's growth in Spring, or current year's growth in late Summer/Autumn.
    Action: Cut back flowered shoots to within 1 inch of previous year's growth.
    When: Annually after flowering or in Spring if flowering on current year's growth.

    RHS group 10
  • Scented Plants
    Scented foliage
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
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Santolina - Growing Guide
60cm (24in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1m (39in)
 

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